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Utilizing Montessori at Home

Utilizing Montessori at Home

Since so much of the mind set of Montessori goes beyond, learn ABCs and do Math, there are many ways to teach your children in the home that do not involve “Teaching” materials of any kind. Have your children cook dinner with you, or if they are big enough, let them plan and cook an entire meal themselves. Your everyday life can be full of learning experiences.

Autumn Anxiety

Autumn Anxiety

When asked most people will tell you that Autumn is their favorite time of year. It’s hard to dispute this because the colors are so vibrant, the sky seems bluer and most of the colors in our flowers are at their brightest. Some people will tell you they love fall because the hot days of summer are over and the cooler temperatures are what they enjoy.

Invite Her

Invite Her

By Jessica Wilkerson CPT, PN-1 Recently I discovered an account on Facebook and Instagram called Sister, I Am With You and the initial post I read hit me hard!  I couldn’t find the original when I went back to look for it, but they talked about inviting friends...

Teens Need Your Support

Teens Need Your Support

The research was clear – teens who participate in extracurricular activity do better academically, are more confident, and usually have more successful adult careers and lives. But the interesting part of the research that sticks with me to this day is why that outcome is as it is. There are really two main pieces for the success of these teens – the non-parent adult influence and their peer community.